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Creator:
Edward William Wyon, 1811–1885, British
after Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769–1830, British
Title:

The Calmady Children

Date:
1848
Medium:
Spermaceti wax and plaster ('fictile ivory')
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/2 inches (19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, left: "Sir T Lawrence Dest"

Signed and dated, right: "E W Wyon Sculpt 1st June 1848" to the right

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2013.25.1
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
portrait
Associated People:
Calmady, Miss Emily (1818–1906), daughter of Charles Biggs Calmady of Langdon Hall, Devonshire
Calmady, Miss Laura Anne (1820–1894), daughter of Charles Biggs Calmady of Langdon Hall, Devonshire
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:67543
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Martina Droth, Sculpture Victorious, Art in an Age of Intervention, 1837-1901 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2014, pp. 271-273, cat. 93, NB467 S39 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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